<![CDATA[Peter St. Onge Opinion Columns & Blogs | CharlotteObserver.com &]]> http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/ en-us Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:41:41 EDT http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss McClatchy Interactive's Escenic Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:41:41 EDT Peter St. Onge 60 ccarpenter@charlotteobserver.com(Cheryl Carpenter) Should the Carolina Panthers have responded to President Trump? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article175216756.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 25 Sep 2017 09:34:51 EDT

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The worst thing for the far right? Sunlight. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article171792697.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 07 Sep 2017 14:50:12 EDT

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Should CNN have outed a Reddit troll? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article160095354.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 07 Jul 2017 13:15:39 EDT

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A month in a ‘revolutionary’ Chevy Bolt: Is it easy being green? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article153217159.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 17:47:00 EDT

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They rejected their neighborhood school for years. Now they want to embrace it - if others join them http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article149365014.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 17:59:07 EDT

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There’s a Wicked Weed beer in my fridge. Why it’s the last one I’ll drink. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article148589684.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 11:52:44 EDT

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A neighborly test: Could you sing O Canada? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/op-ed/article148075484.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 13:55:55 EDT

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A Charlotte church put up a sign about its Muslim neighbors. Then the neighbors spoke back. http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article144196939.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 12 Apr 2017 14:32:09 EDT

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A harsh cut in a harsh budget http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article139211813.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sat, 18 Mar 2017 16:44:00 EDT

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Buck up, Republicans. Your constituents want to have a word with you http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article134444049.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:18:43 EST

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I broke the city’s new cardboard recycling rule. Here’s what happened next http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article131563814.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Wed, 08 Feb 2017 18:40:35 EST

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Could Charlotte have saved South End’s soul? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article130572259.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 03 Feb 2017 13:48:26 EST

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No, NC Republicans can’t just declare Pat McCrory a winner without courts having a say http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article116348258.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 21:46:50 EST

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Hi America. It’s N.C., and we know what’s next http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article114244058.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 13 Nov 2016 15:36:00 EST

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A white councilman, black protesters, and a moment that Charlotte needed http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article105048521.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 29 Sep 2016 20:33:09 EDT

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‘Are you serious?’ On voter fraud, these Republicans sadly are http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article100927317.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Fri, 09 Sep 2016 17:41:44 EDT

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Please, school board members, let me - I mean my son - sleep in http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article97876782.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Thu, 25 Aug 2016 16:37:23 EDT

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On HB2, compromise is unlikely http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article92987982.html#storylink=rss Click to Continue »]]> Sun, 31 Jul 2016 15:39:00 EDT

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On HB2, it’s the NBA’s ball now http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article89826847.html#storylink=rss Most everyone wants the 2017 All-Star Game to stay in Charlotte, but it’s in more danger than ever of leaving

What happened to anti-HB2 momentum?

The decision rests in one place now

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Sous vide at home? It’s easy perfection http://www.charlotteobserver.com/living/food-drink/article83643867.html#storylink=rss Peter St. Onge: In the 7 months since I tried sous vide cooking, I’ve cooked some of the most moist and flavorful meats and veggies I’ve ever eaten

That might seem like it’s bragging, but it’s not

Sous vide is easy and regulated – but there’s one thing you might find lacking

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Chris McLeod told Charlotte’s biggest donors they’re 'miserly.' It was not well-received http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article82841872.html#storylink=rss In an Observer op-ed, Chris McLeod told Charlotte’s biggest givers they were ‘miserly’

It was not very well-received

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Why you shouldn’t hate standardized testing http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article81418892.html#storylink=rss This is the week many of us hate standardized tests

But I don’t

Numbers don’t show us everything, but they do show us a lot

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The HRC went too far with its ‘anti-LGBT bully’ label http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article79795327.html#storylink=rss The Charlotte Chamber urged City Council members to pursue an HB2 compromise with the state

Does that make the Chamber a bully?

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The Atlanta Falcons just did something all fans (including Charlotte’s) should cheer http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article78285642.html#storylink=rss The Falcons are making concession prizes crazy low – at least compared to others at the major-sports level

It’s a different way of looking at something we dread but accept

Could the same happen in Charlotte?

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Franklin Graham’s double-standard on boycotts http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article77224972.html#storylink=rss He thinks NYC Mayor Bill DeBlasio is wrong for suggesting a boycott of Chick-fil-A

He’s not alone in claiming intolerance while being intolerant

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N.C. Republicans punish those who are hurting – again http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/o-pinion/article75525332.html#storylink=rss N.C. Republicans want to tax people when they’re losing their homes to a short sale

It’s not the first time North Carolinians are getting hit when they’re already down

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Should Charlotte’s mayor share in the blame for HB 2? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article72924037.html#storylink=rss There’s a persistent bit of blame-shifting going on with HB 2

N.C. lawmakers and the law’s supporters say Charlotte’s mayor is to blame for the backlash

What did she think would happen? Not this

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Is boycotting North Carolina hypocritical? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/editorials/article71899667.html#storylink=rss More people are deciding they don’t want to perform or expand business in our state

Are they showing selective outrage?

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One last ride at 600 South Tryon http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article70507917.html#storylink=rss After 45 years, the Observer is moving from 600 S. Tryon to three floors in the NASCAR building

There’s a great thing about old places, even when they’re falling apart

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Is HB 2 backlash a storm or a passing shower? http://www.charlotteobserver.com/opinion/opn-columns-blogs/peter-st-onge/article69262067.html#storylink=rss LGBT supporters are energized by the backlash to North Carolina’s discrimination law

But the governor and lawmakers seem to be digging in

Will the storm of protest wane?

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Thu, 31 Mar 2016 16:28:59 EDT The Observer editorial board

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